Barynya Balalaika Duo

Monday, August 5 · view days & times
Venue: IBEW Local 375 Volksplatz


The Barynya Balalaika Duo based out of Brooklyn, New York includes Russian traditional and popular music and songs as well as Ukrainian, Gypsy, Jewish, classical, and world-known popular music. Balalaika virtuoso, Elina Karokhina born in Leningrad, Russia, now known as Saint Petersburg, Russia is number 1 balalaika player in the United States as of right now. In May 2016, she was hired to play six concerts at the Carnegie Hall in New York City as a part of "The Orchestra Rocks" international event. In September 2016 he appeared at the Carnegie Hall again as a part of "Moscow Gypsy Army" representing rich musical culture of Eastern Europian Roma people. Most recently, in January 2017 Elina was hired to play Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov's "The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh" Suite at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. Mikhail Smirnov born in Moscow, Russia is the artistic director and founder of ensemble Barynya based in New York City. Barynya is the most requested Russian dance, song and music show outside of Russia.

Venue Information
IBEW Local 375 Volksplatz
700 Old York Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
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